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Neighbourhood effects on children’s educational opportunities: Insights from Bangladesh, India and Tanzania

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Why South Africa is the most unequal country in the world

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Urban Expansion and Land Use Changes in Asia and Africa

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Spatio-temporal Assessment of Landscape Ecological Risk and Associated Drivers: A Case Study of Delhi

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Urban Sprawl and Land Value in Batangas City, Philippines

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Land Cover Changes and Urban Expansion in Chongqing, China: A Study Based on Remote Sensing Images

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Sustainability Challenges for Sprawling Dhaka

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Inequality and Urban Density: Socio-economic Drivers of Uneven Densification in Cape Town

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Urban Growth and Land Use/Land Cover Changes in the Post-Genocide Period, Kigali, Rwanda

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Urban Sprawl and Land Cover in Post-apartheid Johannesburg and the Gauteng City-Region, 1990–2018

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